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Nonfiction
Depression, Oil Trading and a Mind at War with Itself

Depression, Oil Trading and a Mind at War with Itself

From a largely joyless childhood in the UK, Jonathan shares his troubled family life, with an alcoholic father and domineering mother, through the school and college years and to the present day. He chronicles his agonizing struggles with severe depression and anxiety that caused massive marital strife with his two American wives and career upheaval, almost resulting in suicide. His mental illness could not have made him more unsuited to his chosen career as an oil trader during which he suffered many failings, disappointments and betrayal that threw him into deep despair and his life into turmoil and ultimately near financial ruin.
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Fiction
The Mark of Janus

The Mark of Janus

Sean feels like a stranger in his own life, encumbered by a restlessness that beckons him into the unknown. Seeking to escape a past marred with disappointment and tragedy, Sean leaves a life of certainty behind and travels from Toronto to Kabul to London and finally to Janus, an uncharted island in the North Atlantic, where he soon discovers a peaceful society, committed to remaining isolated from the world. He immerses himself in a new life, and is unaware that beneath the peaceful charm lies a hidden truth: the island’s enigmatic leader, a beautiful woman, and The Spirit know more about him than he does. This is the compelling tale of one man’s journey to fulfill a purpose 2,000 years in the making.
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193
Fiction
K-Tron

K-Tron

The story, as told by a young, not so smart lackey, works for an eccentric supervillain. He has numerous physical problems with the hard to manage super powers that are inflicted upon him. He is torn between the temptation of readily available, evil gotten gain to help his poor family, or doing the right thing.
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194
Romance
The Royal Guardian

The Royal Guardian

A tale of romace that changed the course of history.
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195
Fantasy
The Last Angel

The Last Angel

A father who sacrificed his life in order to save his daughter.
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Spirituality
A Fool's Journey through Proverbs

A Fool's Journey through Proverbs

This short book is a good introduction for anyone who has wanted to read the Book of Proverbs in the Holy Bible. It's a quick, conversational read that will prove useful to new Bible students young or old.
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Spirituality
Scapegoats and Sacred Cows of Bible Study

Scapegoats and Sacred Cows of Bible Study

Many preachers and Bible teachers still turn Bible stories into simplistic “good guy/bad guy” stories based on subtle racism, xenophobia, sexism, and societal or class issues. Certain Bible characters are either treated with extreme disdain or with such glowing praise that a listener wonders if the Bible hasn’t been reduced to a book of sacred cows and scapegoats
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Spirituality
Great Sufferers of the Bible

Great Sufferers of the Bible

The Holy Bible is full of Bible characters whose sufferings often mirror those of modern readers. Using over fifty characters from Bible stories, the author shows the human aspects of suffering and what could be learned from the sufferings of Bible sinners and saints. This little book is a good addition to Bible study discussion groups of all ages.
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199
Fantasy
Specter

Specter

Charlotte hungered to understand the shadowy quantum world. Then the shadows peered back, with a hunger of their own.
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200
Thriller
Blowing Smoke

Blowing Smoke

This is a crime detective novel. Neal Caterki, private detective, had an affair with the wife of a prominent businessman. The affair ended his marriage. Now, a case arises involving the woman with whom he had the affair. But before the case is even warm, she is found dead from a single bullet to the head. Suicide or homicide? There is evidence to suggest both. Caterski is determined to stay on the case even if it kills him. And it just might.
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